Our mission is to serve the community, too.

Chelsea Groton Foundation, Inc. was formed in 1998 as a Section 501(c) (3) organization. Initially endowed with a $2 million dollar donation from Chelsea Groton Bank, and recently gifted an additional $5 million from the Bank, the Foundation has awarded over $2.3 million in grants to hundreds of scientific, educational and charitable organizations located within the Bank’s Connecticut and Rhode Island market area.

The Arc Check PresentationEach year, Chelsea Groton Bank and the Chelsea Groton Foundation support more than 200 local, nonprofit organizations through monetary gifts, grants, sponsorships, scholarships, and employee volunteerism via donations of time and talent. In 2016, the Foundation, Bank and its employees together contributed $347,019 and 7,130 hours to benefit our community.


We invite you to submit a grant application to the Foundation. To get started, please check your organization’s eligibility, which can be found on the application. Applications are accepted year round, grants are awarded semi-annually.

 

To help you submit a comprehensive package, we’ve compiled a list of commonly asked questions.

Learn more about the Spring 2017 Grant Award Recipients.

Foundation Application

Foundation Post Grant Report

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$2,500 to H.O.P.E, Inc. to be used for free home repair workshops to low and moderate income, first-time homeowners in southeastern CT taught by local plumber, electrician, and carpenters featuring hands-on demonstrations.

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$5,000 to Martin House, Inc. to fund purchasing food used for Martin House residents at its Norwich location.

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$2,500 to Visiting Nurse Association of Southeastern Connecticut to be used for funding for a wellness nurse to run free monthly foot care clinics for low-income seniors at the Pawcatuck Neighborhood Center.

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